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Farro Salad w/ Citrus Vinaigrette {Heart Healthy Recipes}

Farro salad with citrus-basil vinagrette is one of my favorite heart healthy recipes. Once you try it, will likely become one of your favorites, too. Nutty, whole grain farro, dried cranberries, and fresh apples are tossed with a fresh and tangy vinaigrette. The texture and flavors in this salad will have you in side dish delight! During rough times in my life, having supportive friends to lean on helps the tough times pass more quickly. Not that the pain goes away altogeth...

Patriotic Quinoa Fruit Salad Recipe

Quinoa fruit salad is perfect for any patriotic-themed holiday. This healthy salad recipe is vegan, gluten free, dairy free, protein-rich, and delicious! It's my submission for day 2 of Kick Off to Summer Week, a multi-blogger event co-hosted by Lauren of From Gate to Plate and Summer of Summer Scraps.  Memorial Day is less than 2 weeks away, and summer's not far behind. That's why we've teamed up to give you ideas for your warm weather party activities. Each day this week, we'll ...

Kale Sprouts Salad {Low Carb, Gluten Free}

Kale sprouts salad is a healthy, delicious, warm salad. It has crispy, crunchy sauteed kale sprouts, asparagus, crumbled bacon (because bacon makes everything better), ginger infused baby beets, and grated asiago cheese. Three words perfectly sum up this salad... OH MY YUM!Until I went to the Fresh Summit conference in New Orleans, I'd never even heard of kale sprouts. They're a cross between kale and Brussels sprouts. I'm NOT a fan of Brussels sprouts, but I love kale, so when I ...

Spicy Grilled Shrimp with Caribbean Rice

Spicy Grilled Shrimp with Caribbean Rice will send your taste buds on a tropical taste adventure. Spicy grilled shrimp is paired with sweet tropical fruit and aromatic Jasmine rice to make a refreshing salad that can be eaten warm or cold.I just returned from my 2nd Weight Watchers meeting.  Based on the results of the weigh in, I've decided that I should stop watching The Biggest Loser. I need to accept the fact that losing 6 to 12 pounds a week is not a reality, no matter ...

Simple Summer Couscous Salad {Guest Post}

I promised you a couple of days ago that some wonderful guest posts from amazing food bloggers would be coming your way. I kept my promise and today's guest blogger is gorgeous and brilliant woman, from a breed that I call "power women".Michelle Judd is the kind of woman who must have aced time management classes in school. She is currently able to juggle a full-time job, as well as write a brilliant food and recipe blog over at Taste As You Go, plan a beautiful wedding (her own!), AND use ...

Roasted Corn Tomato and Avocado Salad

It's Labor Day, and no picnic would be complete without this grilled corn, tomato, and avocado salad!One of the last rites of summer... An opportunity to relax, spend time with family or friends, and basically, an open invitation to pig out on a harvest of all the good foods of the earth, like ____________ *insert your favorite summer food here*  Yes.  Bacon IS an acceptable answer.One of my favorite summer foods is fresh corn.  Here in Wisconsin, corn is one of those crops that ...